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Word of the Day 12/19/17 Nonbook

Nonbook (noun, adjective)
nonbook [non-boo k]


noun
1. a book without artistic or literary merit or substance, especially one that has been developed primarily to exploit a fad or make a profit quickly.

adjective
2. of or relating to such a book.
3. of or indicating what is not a book: pens and other nonbook items for sale in the bookstore.
4. Library Science. of or being a holding other than a book, as a CD, film, or art print.


Origin: First recorded in 1955-60; non- + book

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